Japan

Toyota

60015079

1st

Hiace

Released date : 1967/10/ 2

body type

Van

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  • Specification
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Grade Delivery Van Delivery Van_6 passengers Delivery Van_Deluxe
Model type
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weight
Model type PH10V PH10V-C PH10V-CD
Curb mass(kg) 1130 1155 1190
Dimensions Length(mm) 4305 4305 4310
Width(mm) 1690 1690 1690
Height(mm) 1890 1890 1885
Wheelbase(mm) 2350 2350 2350
Engine Engine code 3P 3P 3P
Engine type In-line 4-cylinder, OHV In-line 4-cylinder, OHV In-line 4-cylinder, OHV
Displacement(cm3) 1345 1345 1345
Max. output kW/(PS)/r.pm -/65/5000 -/65/5000 -/65/5000
* The specifications are those of representative model grades.
* Max. output represents a net rating.
* The model numbers of these vehicles are RH10V, RH10V-C, RH10V-CD.
The Hiace wagon and van debuted in October 1967 as a new line of cab-over-engine passenger car and commercial-use vehicle. Smaller than the Toyoace, the Hiace wagon and van featured a monocoque body and an independent front wheel suspension. The model variations included four body types: delivery van (passenger capacity: 6/3; payload capacity: 500/850 kg), wagon (passenger capacity: 9), commuter (passenger capacity: 12, 15), and truck (payload capacity: 1,000 kg; low floor; single-cab). The wheelbase of the standard body was 2,350 mm, while those for the truck and the 15-passenger commuter were 2,300 mm and 2,650 mm, respectively.

The engine was either a 1.3-liter 56 hp (Type P) or a 1.5-liter 70 hp (2R) gasoline-powered unit. The long wheelbase model was also used as a platform for ambulances. In February 1971, the 1.5-liter engine was replaced with a 1.6-liter 83 hp unit (12R). In March 1974, a high floor version and a double cab version were added to the truck line.
Plant Honsha plant, Toyota Auto Body Co.,Ltd.
"Hiace" combines "high" and "ace," signifying a vehicle that surpasses its predecessor, the Toyoace.
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